City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Politics


Science Festival: The Road From Paris

Climate change is without doubt the defining issue of our age. For many, the Paris Agreement on climate change was a fork in the road.

2071: The World We'll Leave Our Grandchildren

Probably the most important talk that you can see at the Edinburgh International Science Festival, particularly in light of the recent Paris Agreement in December.

Edinburgh International Culture Summit

The inaugural Culture Summit was in 2012, as a forum for discussion about culture and how it relates to politics, society, economics and business.

An Evening with Rabbie Burns

A traditional evening with a twist! Comas is fundraising yet again, this time whilst celebrating our glorious national poet, Robert Burns.

Previously... Scotland's History Festival

Wellington Outside General Register House

Launched in 2011, "Previously" is a volunteer-driven local history festival. In 2015, the programme runs over five days following Robert Louis Stevenson Day on the 13th November. It comes before St Andrews Day on 30th November and the start of the Winter Festivals.

UK Parliamentry Results For Edinburgh

The UK Parliamentary General Election results for Edinburgh’s five constituencies were announced early this morning at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.

UK General Election 2015

Britain votes for a new government today - at least, those who haven't already voted in advance by post.

Theatre Uncut, Traverse, Review

Theatre Uncut rehearsals

Do you ever feel utterly overwhelmed by the constant flow of news, pounded by the endless atrocities hammering away in every corner of the world, drenched by the multifarious media that rains it down

Scotland Votes No To Independence

Scotland has voted No to independence by a clear margin - 55% to 45% (2,001,926 No votes to 1,617,989 Yes votes).

Blabbermouth 1, The Assembly Hall, review

Blabbermouth V2 - Mark Hamilton.jpg

From midday to midnight on the day before Scotland’s Referendum on Independence, The National Theatre of Scotland hosted a live twelve-hour celebration of Scottish music and spoken word written by Sco